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Navarro excited for opportunity at Illinois

Wide receiver Donny Navarro discusses his move from Valparaiso to Illinois, how wide receivers coach Andrew Hayes-Stoker and offensive coordinator Rod Smith have helped him and what he brings to the Illini offense he's continuing to learn.

Drew Lock NFL Draft profile: Everything to know about strengths, team fits and more

Drew Lock finished his senior season strong -- can he parlay that into finding his way into the first round of the draft?

Illinois Spring Football: Tips to Enjoying the Spring Game

The Illinois Spring Game offers Illini Football fans a unique experience. Here’s how to take advantage of your time there.

Illinois Football: Family environment big for Illini target Kevo Wesley

The Illinois football offensive line is trying to take shape, but there are obvious worries when it comes to what we will have on the field in the next few seasons. Richie Petitbon came into the program this season and should be a plug-and-play offensive tackle. He is going to get his chance to shine [] Illinois Football: Family environment big for Illini target Kevo Wesley - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Draft Preview: Del’Shawn Phillips

The former JUCO transfer put in two quality years with the Illini.

Early test run vital to growth for Illinois volleyball

Spring season helpful as Illini aim to replace All-Americans Jordyn Poulter and Ali Bastianelli from last season's Final Four team.  

Asmussen | Illini play it safe with Hansen

Even with limited reps in place following offseason shoulder surgery, the team's leading returning tackler expected to be ready for season opener.   

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

7' Kofi Cockburn of @NYRhoops said he's gotten leaner over the past year, more skilled on the perimeter, added 2 tattoos, improved his lateral quickness. Measured a 7'6" wingspan. Arrives at Illinois on June 7. Enjoying playing with...

Illini quarterback signee Isaiah Williams has always been proving himself

CHAMPAIGN — For most of his football-playing life, Isaiah Williams has heard every doubt and criticism about him.

Illinois Football: Top 5 defensive targets left for the Illini

The Illinois football offense continues to progress nicely, but their defense is what really needs to take a step forward in 2019 and beyond. Illinois is bringing in some help from the class of 2019 to bolster the defense. Top recruit Marquez Beason will be a monster for wide receivers on the outside. Look for [] Illinois Football: Top 5 defensive targets left for the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

UCLA coaching search ends with Mick Cronin leaving Cincinnati to take over Bruins

The Bearcats coach is moving to Westwood after Tennessee's Rick Barnes passed on the job

Steady progress is Illini's spring goal

Illinois linebacker Milo Eifler and running back Dre Brown discuss the progress the Illini have made so far this spring and what they still need to accomplish.

Recruiting momentum on Illinois' side

Illinois coach Lovie Smith discusses how recruiting is going, what his new assistants have brought in that regard and how having 2019 signees sharing the message with potential recruits has helped.

Illinois Basketball: Illini add frontcourt depth with Bernard Kouma

The Illinois basketball team added to the family on Monday night with a commitment that many people didnt see coming. Bernard Kouma announced on Twitter that he had decided to end his recruitment and commit to the University of Illinois. This was a sneaky pick-up for the Illini and one that will help build some [] Illinois Basketball: Illini add frontcourt depth with Bernard Kouma - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Basketball: Hoops Recruiting

Corey Evans has 2019 big Olivier Robinson-Nkamhoua's stock rising... and says he'll be visiting Illinois this month https://t.co/hUAm8EF07I UIHoopsRecruits (@UIHoopsRecruits) April 9, 2019...

Illini Football: Illinois Football

#Illini Looks Like University Of Illinois - Marcus Harper II https://t.co/iKdMiHaacP illiniboardfeed (@illiniboardfeed) April 7, 2019 #Illini Looks Like University Of Illinois - Reggie Love III https://t.co/06zUJerIzP illiniboardfeed (@illiniboardfeed) April 8, 2019 #Illini Looks Like University Of Illinois -...

NBA DFS: Russell Westbrook and top picks for April 9 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy basketball lineups

Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in career earnings, gives optimal lineup advice

Illinois Football 2019 NFL Draft Profiles

Learn more about the Illini who will play on Sundays.

Illinois Football 2019 NFL Draft Profile: Nick Allegretti

Late-round grade could be a blessing for Illini's best offensive lineman in 2018

Pete Prisco's 2019 NFL Mock Draft 5.0: Cardinals take Quinnen Williams, Kyler Murray falls to Raiders

Dwayne Haskins drops out of the top 10 as Drew Lock gets taken ahead of him

Scott Richey's way-too-early men's basketball top 10

College basketball writer and AP Top 25 voter SCOTT RICHEY has Kentucky cutting down the nets at the 2020 national championship game in Atlanta.

Inside Jalen Hurts' unprecedented spring at Oklahoma

After a stellar Alabama career, the transfer quarterback is replacing two straight Heisman winners. But he immediately commands the Sooners' attention.